Curriculum Vitae

Date of birth November 9, 1985 in Zwettl, NÖ, Austria
Citizenship Austria
Languages German (native); English (fluent)
French (good); Dutch (good); Spanish (basics)

Higher Education & Studies

09/2010 - 09/2011 London School of Economics and Political Science
MSc in Management and Strategy
07/2009 London School of Economics and Political Science
Summer School: Business Analysis and Valuation
09/2004 - 06/2008 University of Applied Sciences, Vienna
Diploma study programme Management and Entrepreneurship

Professional Experience

since 10/2011 DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals, Delft/NL
Business Controller
10/2009 - 07/2010 s REAL Immobilienvermittlung GmbH, Vienna
Executive Assistant
08/2008 - 09/2009 KPMG Financial Advisory Services, Vienna
Associate, Corporate Finance

Awards and Scholarships

2006 and 2007 Merit Scholarship for Excellent Academic Performance
Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture, Vienna
2010 Scholarships for Studies Abroad
Raabstiftung, Austrian Chamber of Commerce
Siegfried Ludwig Fonds, Provincial Government Lower Austria

Theses and Academic Essays

Dissertation LSE
July 2011
The Effects of Pharmaceutical Price Regulation on Incentives to Invest in R&D Examined by Contrasting the UK and the US Approach to Drug Pricing
supervised by Sir Geoffrey Owen
Spring 2008
Opportunities and Challenges of Strategic Cooperations among Real Estate Agencies, investigated by using the example of the Austrian Immobilienring
supervised by Wolfgang Rehor
Fall 2010
Factors influencing the development of the market share of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies during the last 30 years

Spring 2011
Lessons learned about the ways governments successfully or unsuccessfully supported their National Champions using the example of Airbus and Concorde

Spring 2011
Cost effectiveness analysis of the LVAD devices "Heart Mate II" and "Heart Mate XVE" for use in End Stage Heart Failure as a bridge to transplant.


  • Business Plan Modelling, Best practise exchange in Business Controlling, Analyzing Market Dynamics, Investigating Growth Opportunities (set up the Business Cases)
  • Behavioural Economics, Relating all behaviour back to Incentives (almost a hobby of mine)
  • Drug Pricing Mechanisms, the Setup of Health Care systems, Cost Effectiveness Analysis in Healthcare
  • Connecting the Dots - easier said than done though
  • Visiting cities, reading good books
  • Enjoying good food and the sun (if there is any)
  • Scuba diving and ballroom dancing - unfortunately not many opportunities lately
  • I would like to put here sports, but that would be a lie - hope that changes sooner than later though